Terms of Use and Disclaimers

By using or accessing this website at www.cnplaw.com (the “Website”), including without limitation, using any information, text, graphics, data, documents, forms, reports or any other materials, or accessing any software programs, database, portals or links made available or enabled via or on the Website, you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions of use set out herein and in CNPLaw LLP’s privacy policy, which provisions are incorporated by reference herein (collectively, “Terms of Use”). These Terms of Use may be amended by us at any time and from time to time by posting such amended terms on the Website.

All information, text, graphics, data, documents, forms, reports, and all other materials published on the Website, as well as any software programs, database, portals or links made available or enabled via or on the Website and their associated content, whether provided by CNPLaw LLP or by third parties, (collectively, the “Content”), is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis for general information purposes only and not as financial, regulatory, tax, legal, or other professional advice. For the avoidance of doubt, the Content should not constitute nor should it be construed as investment advice or a recommendation to transact or engage in any investment activity. No warranties or representations (whether express or implied) are given in respect of the Website or the Content. We do not endorse any contents of web sites operated by third parties (“Third Party Websites”) that are linked to or accessible from the Website and are not responsible for the acts or omissions of any third parties and any content provided by them. For the avoidance of doubt, we shall not be liable for any damages or loss arising from access to or use of such Third Party Websites and your access to or use of such Third Party Websites is entirely at your own risk.

You agree that neither your use of the Website (including the transmission of any emails to any addresses on the Website or the making of any enquiries to us through the Website) nor any of the Content creates any attorney-client relationship (whether by way of a retainer or an implied retainer) between you and CNPLaw LLP or any of CNPLaw LLP’s partners, associates, executives, employees, consultants, or representatives (collectively, “CNP Reps”). You further agree that the internet and emails to the addresses on the Website are generally insecure as a means of communication, and as such, no confidential information should be provided to us via the Website as such disclosure will not be privileged or confidential.

We do not warrant and hereby disclaim any warranty or representation (whether express or implied) as to the accuracy, completeness, validity, proprietary right to and/or fitness for any particular purpose of the Content; or that the Website and its server is and will be free of viruses, errors or omissions. You acknowledge and agree to use the Website (or any Third Party Website linked to or accessible from the use of the Website) wholly at your own risk.

We assume no responsibility or liability for (a) any errors and/or omissions on or from the use of the Website or for any damages, whether direct or indirect which may (i) arise from or in connection with reliance on the Content, (ii) result from the loss of use of the Content, or (iii) be caused by a usage block or a distributed denial-of service attack, hacking attempt, viruses, malware or other damaging material that may infect or cause damage to your hardware, equipment, software, data or other proprietary material as a result of the use of the Website, or your downloading of any Content from the Website or any Third Party Website linked to or accessible from the use of the Website, or (b) any dispute or matter relating to you or any third party accessing or using the Website or the Content.

This Website and the Content are owned by or licensed to us and subject to copyright protection. The Website and the Content may not be duplicated, sold, transmitted, distributed, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without our prior written consent. You are granted a limited, non-sublicensable licence (revocable at any time) to access and use the Website and the Content for non-commercial and personal use only, subject to and upon these Terms of Use. Notwithstanding the foregoing, no part of the Website or Content may be permanently copied or reproduced or reverse-engineered or transmitted to or stored in any other website or other forms of electronic retrieval system or be otherwise copied or redistributed without the prior written consent of CNPLaw LLP. Further, no framing of the site or creation of any hypertext links or deep links between the Website and any other website is allowed except with our prior written consent.

We reserve the right, without notice and in our sole discretion, to terminate your licence to use the Website, and to block your access to the Website.

The Website and the Content may be modified, suspended, or removed without prior notice.

Conditions of use

As a condition of use, you agree that you shall not use the Website or any part of it for any purpose prohibited by these Terms of Use or applicable law.
You shall not (and shall not permit any of your authorised representative or third party including subcontractor to):

(a) interfere with (or attempt to interfere with) the proper functioning of the Website or use the Website in any way not expressly permitted by these Terms of Use;
(b) engage in (or attempt to engage in) any potentially harmful or damaging acts directed against CNPLaw LLP or the Website, including without limitation, violating any security features of the Website, using such means (whether automated or manual) to access, ‘scrape’, or ‘crawl’ (or by any other similar means) any pages contained within the Website, introducing or uploading or distributing files that contains viruses, worms or similar harmful or damaging software, programs, macros or code into the Website, including ransomware that may interfere with the operation or use of the Website or the introduction of such files that contain viruses, worms or similar harmful or damaging software, programs, macros or code by any other use, host, or networks, including by means of ‘flooding’, ‘spamming’, or ‘crashing’ the Website;
(c) gain unauthorised access to restricted parts of the Website;
(d) alter the Contents of the Website, whether by inserting or deleting any words, pictures, photographs, or videos; or
(e) gather and/or use any information and/or particulars posted or transmitted through the Website for unsolicited advertising or other unauthorised purposes.

Indemnity & Release of claims

You agree to indemnify and release CNPLaw LLP and the CNP Reps from all liabilities, claims, demands, actions and proceedings, losses and expenses (including legal costs on a full indemnity basis) arising from the use of the Website and its Content or for any violation by you of these Terms of Use.

Governing law & Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Singapore.

If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please discontinue your use of the Website immediately and direct your browser elsewhere. Your continued use of the Website will constitute your agreement to these Terms of Use and all of the changes made therein from time to time.